TSU hosts inaugural Tiger Spring Softball Classic
Friday, February 26, 2010

Nashville --- The Tennessee State University softball team will host the inaugural Tiger Softball Classic Sat.-Sun, Feb.27-28, at Tiger Field.

The tournament will feature eight games while teams from four different conferences will be represented. The participating schools include SWAC member Alabama A&M, Missouri Valley Conference's Indiana State, Horizon League member Valparaiso and host TSU (Ohio Valley Conference).

"We are looking forward to holding our first Tiger Classic tournament here at TSU hosting Valparaiso, Indiana State and Alabama A&M," commented head coach Joyce Maudie. "This is a great opportunity for the TSU community to come out and support the Tigers while seeing four teams from four different conferences."

The Tigers will kick-off the tournament with a match-up against Alabama A&M before playing Indiana State on Saturday morning. The afternoon games will feature match-ups between Valparaiso and Alabama A&M followed by Valpo vs. Indiana State.

"We would like to make this an annual event here at Tiger field and look to expand the bracket in the future."

The tentative schedule is as follows:


10:30am           VALPARAISO      vs.      INDIANA STATE

12:45am           TSU                    vs.        ALABAMA A&M

3:00pm             TSU                    vs.        VALPARAISO

5:15pm             INDIANA STATE   vs.       ALABAMA A&M



9:30am             INDIANA ST.         vs.        VALPARAISO

11:45am            ALABAMA A&M   vs.        VALPARAISO

2:00pm             TSU                     vs.        INDIANA STATE

4:15pm             TSU                     vs.        ALABAMA A&M